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					       Festival
of Innovative Projects
"Sikorsky Challenge"


       Andrew Shysholin
       Director, International relations
       Science Park “Kyivska Polytechnika”
       +380672092764
       a.shysholin@gmail.com
                                    Kiev Polytechnic Institute
                                 carries out the 3-years project of
                                           “TEMPUS” EC
                                  “Bridging the gap between
                                  University and businesses”
http://spark.ntu-kpi.kiev.ua/




                                           2004-2006
                                   Participants:
                                - Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
                                - Polytechnico di Torino, Torino, Italy,
                                - Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain,
                                - Delft University of Technology, Delft, the Netherlands
                                      Kiev Polytechnic Institute
                                      carries out the 3-years EU
                                          “TEMPUS” project:
                                   “Bridging the gap between
                                  University and businesses”
http://spark.ntu-kpi.kiev.ua/




                                           2004-2006
                                   Participants:
                                - Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
                                - Polytechnico di Torino, Torino, Italy,
                                - Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain,
                                - Delft University of Technology, Delft, the Netherlands
Science Park “Kyivska Polytekhnika” was stipulated
by the law of Ukraine December 22, 2006, № 523


Order of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine July
18, 2007, № 546 “On approval of the action plan for
the implementation of the Law of Ukraine “On
Science Park “Kyivska Polytechnika”


ORDER of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine
September, 19, 2007 № 760 “On approval of the
innovation programs for the Science Park “Kyivska
Polytechnika” for 2007-2011 “
•Organizers
•Jury
•Partners
  National Technical University of
Ukraine “Kyiv Polytechnic Institute"
   Science Park "Kyivska Polytechnika"
  Science and Technology
Center in Ukraine
  Independent Association of the
Banks of Ukraine
1. Maxim STRIKHA           – Vice President of Higher School Academy of Science
                                        of Ukraine, Head of the International Jury

2. Eveline BUCHATSKIY      – Eastlabs business-incubator, Brazil

3. Michael EINIK           – Science and Technology Center in Ukraine, USA

4. Victor GALASYUK         – Bionic Hill Innovation Park, Ukraine

5. Pavlo HAIDUTSKI         – Leonid Kuchma's Presidential Foundation "Ukraine",
                                                                       Ukraine

6. Bob IOFIS               – System Analysis and Decisions, USA

7. Olexandr KARDAKOV       – Octava Capital, Ukraine

8. Vic KORSUN              – Science and Technology Center in Ukraine, USA

9. Slava KRITOV            – Exigen Capital, USA

10. Sergiy MAMEDOV         – Independent Association of the Banks of Ukraine,
                                                                        Ukraine

11. Alec MILOSLAVSKI       – Exigen Capital, USA

12. Osamu MIZUTANI         – Ukraine-Japan Centre of NTUU "KPI", Japan

13. Tatiana POMERANTSEVA   – System Analysis and Decisions, USA

14. Yevhen ZAITSEV         – Helix Ventures, USA

15. Michel ZAYET           – Science and Technology Center in Ukraine, France
   Leonid Kuchma’s               Embassy            European           System Analysis
Presidential Foundation    of the United States    Commission        and Decisions (USA)
       "Ukraine"          of America in Ukraine

                          Innovation          Innovation Forum
                          Technopark        «Kyiv City Open Doors»
The objective of the Festival is to promote
innovative activity in Ukraine, to stimulate young
scholars, scientific and business community to
participate in technology transfer, to develop
cooperation between researchers, business
community and authorities in order to ensure
innovative development of the national economy
and society and to enhance its integration into
European and World high-tech space.
                                                          Participants      submit     their
                                                          independently prepared business-
                         Students
                                                          oriented     projects   that   are
                                                          innovative     in   nature,  with
                                                          scientific and practical value,
                                                          which can be introduced into
 High tech                                     Post       production and used in business
companies
    and                                      graduate     with an appropriate economic or
enterprises            The Festival          students     social effect.
                        encourages
                       participation
                            of :                        Business-oriented           projects
                                                        submitted to the Festival must have
                                                        scientific, practical and business
           Staff of                                     nature (discovery, invention, utility
           higher                                       model, aimed at business use).
         education                     Resear-          The project can be executed
             and                        chers
          research                                      individually or by team.
        institutions
In 2012, the Festival is held from May 20
to December 12 in three steps:

Step 1.Submission of projects

Step 2.Preliminary selection

Step 3. The Final
   Festival participants submit their projects to
    International Jury (hereinafter – Jury)
    consideration, filling in the appropriate form
    on www.startup.kpi.ua portal from May 20,
    2012 to November 12, 2012 (All together
    106 projects)
Between November 12, 2012 and December 1, 2012
15-20 projects were being selected by the Jury that
would get into the final of the Festival. Jury takes
its decision by open vote to determine the best
projects. After finalists' selection the information
about them is spread in information networks and
posted on the website of the Festival
www.startup.kpi.ua.
-form   and structure of the proposal
-availabilityof the team to implement the idea
- presence of the project business plan (or, at least, the
conducted marketing research)
- 90% readiness of the project for commercial
implementation
-presence of cases in Russian/Ukrainian and English
languages
-understanding of market demands and possibilities
for business development
-clear understanding of startup business-model
-Justified amount of money for the investment
   Finalists present their works
   Winners are selected
   Prizes and certificates are awarded

The Final round will be held on December 12, 2012 in
  the Academic Council Hall of the NTUU "KPI"
  (Kyiv, Peremohy ave., 37, building 1).
Each of the selected teams will make 10 minutes (7
  minutes – presentation, 3 minutes – questions and
  answers) presentation of their project to
  International Festival Jury.
   Festival finalists will get an opportunity to
    participate in master classes, business training
    programs for entrepreneurs at «STCU –
    NTUU "KPI"» to acquire skills to present projects
    to potential investors.
   The main prize is founded by Independent
    Association of the Banks of Ukraine for three best
    projects in terms of possibility of creation on their
    basis the real startups. The prize is the "credit line"
    which will be used for development of these
    startups within the Science Park "Kyivska
    Polytechnika".
   There are also established the prizes of Leonid
    Kuchma's Presidential Foundation "Ukraine" and
    prizes of the European Commission which will be
    awarded to projects on the basis of criteria systems
    of these organizations.
                        1-st place
            2-d place   84000
3-d place   56000       hrn
24000       hrn
hrn
                     Draft
Idea   Incubation
                    Project   Expertise   Commercialization
              State    Venture
             budget   companies


  Fund of
                                  Business
  primary
                                   angels
investment
                  Budget
                        Attracts funds for
                         investments
                        Works out schemes of
   $        $            fundraising
                        Gives money to
        $                projects
                        Controls the
                         effectiveness of costs
Innovative Project
MEMBERS                  RULES


                                 transparency
      Science
       Park



                IABU              honesty


             Local
           authorities           responsibility
Thank you for
  attention!

    Andrew Shysholin
    Director, International relations
    Science Park “Kyivska Polytechnika”
    +380672092764
    a.shysholin@gmail.com

				
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